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KU Hospital’s Ebola scare shows the steep costs of care

The Kansas City, Kan., Ebola scare, which turned out to be more of an infectious disease practice event, gave the hospital a clear window into the cost of best-practice care for the infectious and often-fatal disease. By using equipment and procedures that the Centers for Disease Control and prevention has since said are the right things to do, KU Hospital had an expensive 48-hour experience.

Tom+Chee’s expansion to Olathe started with ‘Shark Tank’

Tom+Chee started as a food tent in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio. But after the founders pitched their business on ABC's “Shark Tank” in May 2013, they said they received more than 20,000 inquiries from people who wanted to operate their own Tom+Chee. On Friday the first area restaurant will open in Olathe and at least four more Tom+Chee restaurants will open in the metro.

Tom+Chee’s expansion to Olathe started with ‘Shark Tank’

Tom+Chee started as a food tent in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio. But after the founders pitched their business on ABC's “Shark Tank” in May 2013, they said they received more than 20,000 inquiries from people who wanted to operate their own Tom+Chee. On Friday the first area restaurant will open in Olathe and at least four more Tom+Chee restaurants will open in the metro.

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Waddell & Reed Financial tops the rankings

The Overland Park mutual fund manager has outpaced rivals in attracting investors’ dollars by its strong performance and variety of offerings. And the Ivy Funds, which Waddell manages alongside its Waddell & Reed Funds, had a big hand in this year’s showing.

Coos Bay landslide cleanup deal reached

A legal path has been cleared for hundreds of tons of landslide debris to be removed from a waterway near Coos Bay that is home to federally protected coho salmon and green sturgeon.

Waddell & Reed Financial tops the rankings

The Overland Park mutual fund manager has outpaced rivals in attracting investors’ dollars by its strong performance and variety of offerings. And the Ivy Funds, which Waddell manages alongside its Waddell & Reed Funds, had a big hand in this year’s showing.

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Tom+Chee’s expansion to Olathe started with ‘Shark Tank’

Tom+Chee started as a food tent in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio. But after the founders pitched their business on ABC's “Shark Tank” in May 2013, they said they received more than 20,000 inquiries from people who wanted to operate their own Tom+Chee. On Friday the first area restaurant will open in Olathe and at least four more Tom+Chee restaurants will open in the metro.

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Restaurant and grocery store inspections for Oct. 20

Area restaurants and grocery stores with 7 or more priority or critical health code violations: Evergreen Wholesale Deli, Carniceria El Torito, Cosentino’s Price Chopper, China Dragon, Hayes Hamburger & Chili, Mike’s Tavern, Malay Cafe, Red Wok, Golden Wheat Pizza & Bakery, L.C.’s Bar-B-Q, and Waldo Pizza.